Green Visor Capital

Management Company, LLC

UI/UX Product Designer at CrowdStreet
Portland, OR, US

Founded in 2013, CrowdStreet is the premium provider of online commercial real estate investment marketplace, technology and professional services.  Our online marketplace enables investors to directly access institutional-quality commercial real estate offerings with CrowdStreet’s best-in-class technology platform.  For CRE firms, CrowdStreet Connect provides a platform to manage investors and investments, and to raise capital to grow their business. CrowdStreet maximizes opportunities for investors by diversifying outside of the traditional avenues of the stock market, better distributing risk and fundamentally transforming real estate investing through technology.  Together, we are creating a community where individual investors and CRE firms are working together to maximize wealth through commercial real estate. With more than 100,000 investors now on its platform, and double digit year-over-year growth over the past 3 years, CrowdStreet has emerged as a leader in the space.

To support our rapid growth, we are hiring a UI / UX Product Designer reporting to the VP of Product with a passion for designing modern web applications.

What You'll Be Doing

  • Own and execute all design aspects of an adaptive and responsive web application and marketplace focused on crowdfunding and commercial real estate investment management.

  • Produce wireframes, mockups, and other deliverables that will guide the work of the software engineering team.

  • Conduct user research, interviews, and surveys as needed to validate and iterate your designs.

  • Guide identified product initiatives from conception to conclusion, including ideation, user research, flowcharts, prototypes, wireframes, functional specifications, and high-fidelity renderings as an integral member of the Product Team.

  • Coordinate multiple design projects simultaneously to completion.

  • Partner with multiple stakeholders, including product managers, engineers, organizational leaders, and customers to brainstorm and draft new product concepts.

 

What We Must Have

  • 5+ years experience creating digital interface design solutions for the web, desktop applications and/or mobile and hand-held devices, especially consumer related applications.

  • Strong portfolio demonstrating UI and digital design best practices for a web application.

  • 3+ years of experience as a member of an in-house design team at a web application company or relevant agency experience.

  • Passionate about pixel-perfect design, highly attentive to detailed and energized by tackling complex design challenges.

  • Highly collaborative professional who can synthesize the collective objectives (and opinions) of others, use best practises to propose multiple solutions and guide effective decision making.

  • Experience designing both highly graphical B2C solutions that are initially intuitive, and transactional B2B solutions that manage transactional workflows and administrative tasks.

  • Familiarity with JS and CSS frameworks such as React, Angular, Bootstrap and Google Material are a big plus.

  • Expertise in Sketch, InVision and other prototyping tools

  • Experience multi-tasking and managing multiple projects with various timelines

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in user interface development, graphic design or a related web design field.

 

Not Required, But Nice to Have

  • Experience in Fintech or Real estate technology

  • Experience designing e-commerce solutions or marketplaces


Working at CrowdStreet

Located in the heart of downtown Portland at Pioneer Square, CrowdStreet is proud of our cool, open and collaborative environment. Along with great benefits, a fully stocked kitchen and a dog-friendly office, we offer the opportunity to be at the ground floor of a fast-growing startup with fun, smart, customer-driven people transforming the world of real estate investment.

We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected status under local, state, or federal law.

How to Apply

Please submit your resume online with a cover letter stating: 1) Why you’re passionate about working for CrowdStreet, and 2) A brief summary of how you meet each of our qualifications (including the “nice to haves”). The best way to do this is to copy/paste the requirements bullets and put a brief answer after each summarizing your relevant experience. Thank you for your interest in CrowdStreet!